THE BOOKSELLER : 19th August
Campaigners welcome literacy drive but condemn government hypocrisy 
http://www.thebookseller.com/news/library-article-309716

DAILY TELEGRAPH : 19th August
Every child in England to be enrolled in a local library, Nicky Morgan says
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/11810700/Every-child-in-England-to-be-enrolled-in-a-local-library-Nicky-Morgan-says.html

Schools Week : 19th August
Nicky Morgan’s library campaign branded a ‘hollow gesture’ after closures
http://schoolsweek.co.uk/nicky-morgan-library-campaign-branded-a-hollow-gesture-after-closures/

BBC News : 19th August
Five Southampton libraries cut in council funding vote
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-hampshire-33982997

THE BOOKSELLER : 19th August
Five libraries to shut in Southampton
http://www.thebookseller.com/news/five-libraries-shut-southampton-309702

Bitterne Park Info : 19th August
VIDEO and article | Funding withdrawn for Cobbett & four other Southampton libraries from April 2016
http://bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2814:funding-withdrawn-for-cobbett-a-four-other-southampton-libraries-from-april-2016&catid=1:local-news&Itemid=59

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Libraries News Round-up: 25 December 2016

THE GUARDIAN : 25th December 7 Letters : 'Communities needing libraries as much as ever' https://www.theguardian.com/books/2016/dec/25/communities-needing-libraries-as-much-as-ever UNISON : 23rd December Swindon library closures show consequences of squeezed council funds https://southwest.unison.org.uk/news/press-release/2016/12/swindon-library-closures-show-consequences-squeezed-council-funds/

Libraries News Round-up: 7 September 2017

Ham & High: 7 September Top authors organise protest over Haringey Council’s library changes http://www.hamhigh.co.uk/news/children-s-and-young-adult-authors-organsie-protest-over-haringey-council-changes-to-librarian-role-1-5185257 This is Wiltshire: 7 September Parish councillors clash over future of north Swindon's libraries http://www.thisiswiltshire.co.uk/news/15522334.Parish_councillors_clash_over_future_of_north_Swindon__39_s_libraries/ The Citizen:…

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